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700 Front St, Key West, FL 33040-6689
+1 305-294-5880
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11:00 - 22:00
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Brick, New Jersey
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22 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I haven't had any Conch chowder or fritters in Florida since I moved back to N.J. 35 years ago. While on Key West in February, we went to Alonzo's Oyster Bar for lunch and saw both on the menu. First the location on the water is fantastic as we sat on the outside deck watching all the fishing boats as... More 

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Montague, United States
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12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Worth the wait for a table, especially at Happy Hour. I don't eat oysters, but I love their clam chili, smoked fish dip, shrimp, drinks, etc. Even had a great steak here. Pleasant staff. Getting a seat at the bar can be hard, but there are tables inside and out. Great for people watching, views of the the Historic Seaport,... More 

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26 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

To start we were created by one of the best servers we have had I. A long time. Her name is Amber and our experience was much better because of her. Her smiling face and laugh during the busiest hours ensuring us all will be good. We ordered conch chowder, steak and blue salad, fish dip and of course several... More 

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New Palestine, Indiana
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102 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Stopped in for half price drinks and appetizers. What a deal! I was really busy, but the food was pretty good, and the service was good considering how harried the wait staff was!

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Visited this restaurant for dinner Feb 20th 2017. We have been there once before for their great happy hour in 2012 and the appetizers and drinks were good in 2012. In 2017 we had a mixed experience. Conch Fritters - good Conch Ceviche Salad - most pieces were tough, a few soft ones leading me to believe most was older... More 

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Cherry Hill, New Jersey, United States
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25 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate here in November on a friend's recommendation, so it was the first place we wanted to visit upon returning in February! Come early and get a seat outside. EXCELLENT people watching! Drinks and apps are half-price during Happy Hour. I recommend the Buffalo Shrimp as well as the Onion Straws. I agree with some other reviewers that the... More 

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Rocky Point, New York
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18 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Great food and outside dining. Not as crowded as most of the other in town restaurants. Ate there several times and each meal was consistently good. My wife and I both enjoyed the salads: the shrimp ate is salad and the salad with crab meat. Hearty excellent salad options. I also had the fish and chips one night...superb!!!

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Plymouth, Massachusetts
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

So you walk the dock and its your starting point or the furthest point. Make this your stop for Happy Hour. It does get crowed, but from 1630 to 1830, it has some of the best seafood around. Oysters, Steam Shrimp, Bucket of Steamed Clams and the list goes on. Recently they added steak salad that incredible. Then to top... More 

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Armada, Michigan, United States
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205 reviews
123 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

A whole lot of raves - it was only okay. We had fresh oyster and fried food. Underwhelming. Was disappointed that waitress chose the type of oysters she thought we should have

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New York City, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 137 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I enjoyed the location of Alonzo's on the Waterfront, an easy walk from the Ferry Terminal. I had just completed a day at Fort Jefferson and I was in need of food and drink. Alonzo's still had their Happy Hour going on, so I decided to order lots of half priced appetizers and mojitos until cut off, which was 6PM.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$12 - US$30
Cuisine
American, Bar, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, View, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 700 Front St, Key West, FL 33040-6689
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Keys  >  Key West
  • Phone Number: +1 305-294-5880
Description
Alonzo's Oyster Bar is the place to be if you are looking for an outstanding casual meal whether it be lunch or dinner along with the very best Happy Hour on the island... 4-6:30pm everyday! Our Chefs have mastered the art of pure dining pleasure no matter what you choose from the varied menu. Alonzo's Oyster Bar, as you would guess also offers the largest oyster selection of any restaurant in the Florida Keys delivered live, fresh daily! Dining options include our outdoor patio with view of A&B Marina or indoor AC for those steamy Key West days. First come first serve basis, reservations are never needed just walk in and enjoy!

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